Job Description: Frye Regional Medical Center
As a partof Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported withmore resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System'sunparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health's financialresources and extensive operational experience - making our hospital evenstronger.
DukeLifePoint Healthcare's pledge to our hospital and the communities we serve isquality, expertise and commitment.
Quality is the cornerstone of DukeLifePoint, and it is the central focus of everything the organization and ourhospital strive to achieve.
Duke LifePoint pledges to bring a wealth ofexpertise and resources to strengthen the already excellent care our hospitaldelivers.
And, Duke LifePoint's commitment is to workcollaboratively with our hospital to make our community healthier by strengtheninglocal healthcare delivery for the future.
For moreinformation about Duke LifePoint, visit www.dukelifepointhealthcare.com.
Obtainspatient history and performs assessment via observation, interview, andexamination.
Plans, implements, and evaluates patient care plans incollaboration with supervising physician. Monitors, records, and communicatespatient condition as appropriate.
Providescare for infectious disease patients to include management of acute and chronicillness in the inpatient or outpatient setting.
Provideseducation/counseling to patient and patient's family with respect to conditionssuch as osteomyelitis, endocarditis, wound care, HIV, pneumonia, and othercomplex infections.
Provides care in the context of promoting age andculture-appropriate informed choices, shared decision-making, and the right toself-determination.
Allother job duties assigned.
Master's degree required
Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Must have N.C. Medical license in good standing or current NNP license from the NCBON.
Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran